Ari Folman
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The Best Films of 2014
29 Dec 2014 // 9:06 PM

Spanning a Truffaut-indebted magnum opus to a comeback vehicle for Michael Keaton, this collection of films is an eclectic representation of 2014's best.

The Futility of Truth or Reconciliation in Waltz with Bashir
26 Jun 2009 // 12:00 AM

Although it examines culpability and responsibility in service of truth and reconciliation, this film fails to address the structures of power, and arguably perpetuates the very atrocities that it sets out to condemn.


'The Congress' Is Ari Folman's Ode to Cinema
17 Jul 2014 // 6:30 AM

While The Congress suggests the entertainment industry is dystopian, its own rich strangeness offers a utopian corrective.

Waltz with Bashir (Vals Im Bashir)
22 Jan 2009 // 9:13 PM

As Waltz with Bashir makes visible its distrust of imperfect history and daunting memory, it insists on their necessity.


This 'Waltz' is a Disturbing Dance with Death
29 Jan 2009 // 3:00 PM

It's an exercise in memory, an attempt to recall the unfathomable and unimaginable. It's animation taking the place of atrocity, the literal spoils of war


A painful, personal dance in ‘Waltz With Bashir'
28 Jan 2009 // 10:45 PM

Every lawyer knows eyewitnesses are the most fallible authorities in reconstructing past events. Even if they filter self-serving interpretations and prejudices out of their testimony,

//Mixed media

Indie Horror Month 2015: 'Dark Echo'

// Moving Pixels

"Dark Echo drops you into a pitch back maze and then renders your core tools of navigation into something quite life threatening.

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